TAKE YOUR RESEARCH TO THE NEXT LEVEL – BECOME AN ENTREPRENEUR
Skill development workshop for young female entrepreneurs of the future
Centre of Business Excellence,
Kardeljeva ploščad 17, Ljubljana
8th December 2021, 15.00-18.00
Why? We recognize the need to empower young female researchers and equip them with the set of skills that will help them to further develop and communicate their business ideas/projects. We aim to upgrade their excellence in the research and innovation with the business mindset – in their new role as entrepreneurs in sustainable and circular innovation.
How and what? The coaching session/workshop will help 3-4 young female researchers and fresh entrepreneurs to improve their communication, public presentation, pitching skills and self-confidence. Workshop will be open for limited number of people who can also participate in the breakout working groups to work with the young entrepreneurs on their pitches.
The coach will provide a tutorial how to make a presentation to the invited young female entrepreneurs, who then share their presentations with the coach prior the event. 1 positon is open to apply! We are inviting young female with a scientific background and a start-up or start-up idea.
Introduction and workshop flow 15.00-15.30
Inspirational opening by Ladeja Godina Košir (CEO of Circular Change, Co-chair of ECESP).
Short introduction of the topic and the workshop flow intro by the coach Urška Jež(Transformation Lighthouse)
Presenting sessions 15.30 – 16.10
Coach: Urška Jež (Tranformation Lighthouse)
3-4 young researchers/entrepreneurs presenting their ideas
Roza Brito cofounder of MakeGrowLab – #biorevolution
Petja Škufca founder of Dermateka – #beauty
Petra Jerič idea owner of Vivre – #fashion
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Reflections by the coach 15 min
Parallel sessions 16.10 – 17.10
- Break out into working groups
Break out into 3-4 working groups – the workshop participants are welcomed to join one of the groups and work together on the presentations/pitches (max 4 per team)
Working groups are improving the pitch based on the feedback from the coach and her suggestions
- Networking session for event observers
Break – 17.10 – 17.25
Final pitch presentations
Final 5 min pitch presentations by the young female entrepreneurs
Feedback from the coach
Reflections and comments from the invited active listeners
Reflections from the young female entrepreneurs
Hangout & networking session after the workshop